Eli Stove, from Auburn University, is the All Sports Association Male Collegiate Award winner for 2018. Eli graduated from Niceville High School, where he was an outstanding receiver, with 1,878 receiving yards and twenty-two touchdowns. Eli was first-team All-State in football and a letterman in track.
Eli has continued his outstanding play in college. He appeared in twelve games as a true freshman in the 2016 season, with six starts. His twenty-three receptions are sixth-most by an Auburn freshman all-time. His fifty- five-yard reception at Alabama was Auburn’s longest completion of the regular season. Eli finished his freshman season with a team-best four receptions in the Sugar Bowl.
In his sophomore season in 2017, Eli played in thirteen games, starting six. Eli was a potent weapon for Auburn’s offense, catching twenty-nine passes as a wide receiver, and running for more than ten yards per carry on sweeps. Eli had one of his best games against Texas A&M, rushing three times for ten yards and a touchdown, while also catching four passes for forty yards in the 42-27 win over the Aggies. Eli is the son of Langston and Felicia Stove. He studies in the College of Engineering. Congratulations to Eli Stove, All Sports Association 2018 Male Collegiate Award winner.